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Schoolgirl receives death-threats from bullies using ‘cyber-bullying’ app

Schoolgirl sent death-threats from trolls using 'cyber-bullying' app
Loretta Chester and her daughter, Jazzminn Chester, 14, with some of the messages (Picture: BPM Media)

A schoolgirl is warning others to be aware of an app that has allowed bullies to comment vile death threats anonymously on her social media posts.

Jazzminn Chester, 14, was told to ‘cut herself to death’ and ‘just do people a favour and commit’ by anonymous trolls using the app Sarahah – which has over 300 million users worldwide.

Toddler reunited with stolen ‘best friend’ after offering £10,000 reward

It can be used in conjunction wioth Snapchat and allows people to give feedback on social media pictures without revealing their identity.

Creators of Sarahah claim it can be used as a ‘self development tool’ to ‘discover areas of improvement’ and was originally

Read more at: http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/14/schoolgirl-receives-death-threats-bullies-using-cyber-bullying-app-7227659/

‘Cut yourself to death’: Sick cyber bullies using ‘anonymous feedback’ app Sarahah taunt schoolgirl, 14, to kill …

A schoolgirl has warned about a social media app that has led to her being bullied and told to take her own life in sinister and cruel messages.

The phone app Sarahah, which has over 300 million users worldwide and can be used in conjunction with Snapchat. 

It allows people to give others ‘anonymous feedback’ on their social media pictures.

Creators of Sarahah claim it can be used as a ‘self development tool’ to ‘discover areas of improvement’ and was originally intended for people to use in the workplace. It’s popularity soared late last year.

Jazzminn Chester, of Grimsby, has warned about a social media app that has led to her being bullied and told to take her own life in sinister and cruel messages

Jazzminn Chester, of Grimsby, has warned about a social media app that has led to her

Read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5266395/Teenagers-warning-anonymous-cyber-bullying-app.html

Hundreds of Australians mourn death of 14-year-old cyber bullying victim

CANBERRA, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) — Hundreds of mourners on Friday attended a memorial service for Amy “Dolly” Everett at a Northern Territory school following her death by suicide which her parents said was a result of cyber bullying.

Attendees from across rural Australia wore blue, Dolly’s favorite color, to the funeral in solidarity with her family.

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday night issued a statement on social media, saying his heart was breaking for the Everett family.

“Dolly’s passing highlights the devastating impact that bullying can have on its victims,” Turnbull said.

“Every step must be taken to reduce the incidence of bullying, whether offline or on, and eliminate it wherever we can.”

A photo of Dolly as a child in an Akubra hat when she was the face of the iconic brand has gone viral since her parents, Tick and Kate Everett, released it as part of a social media campaign to

Read more at: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/12/c_136890923.htm

August Ames death: Porn star’s heartbroken brother says cyber bullying ‘cost my baby sister’s life’

The grieving brother of adult film star August Ames has hit out at online trolls and claims cyber bullying “cost his baby sister’s life”.

The 23-year-old, whose real name is Mercedes Grabowski, was found dead in a suspected suicide in Camrillo, California on Tuesday morning.

The Ventura County Medical Examiner confirmed to US entertainment site The Blast that Ms Ames, from Nova Scocia, died of asphyxiation due to hanging.

Her brother James said in a heartbreaking interview with The Sun that online abuse had contributed to his sister’s death.

Critics hit out at Ms Ames, who has starred in around 270 adult films, after she posted a Twitter warning to female actresses about starring in movies with gay porn stars.

Trolls branded the actress “homophobic” and bombarded her with abuse.

She later hit back and said: “NOT homophobic. Most girls don’t shoot with guys who have shot gay porn, for safety.”

She added that she

Read more at: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/august-ames-death-adult-movie-stars-brother-hits-out-at-online-trolls-who-cost-his-baby-sisters-life-a3714271.html

August Ames death: Adult movie star’s heartbroken brother says cyber bullying ‘cost my baby sister’s life’

The grieving brother of adult film star August Ames has hit out at online trolls and claims cyber bullying “cost his baby sister’s life”.

The 23-year-old, whose real name is Mercedes Grabowski, was found dead in a suspected suicide in Camrillo, California on Tuesday morning.

The Ventura County Medical Examiner confirmed to US entertainment site The Blast that Ms Ames, from Nova Scocia, died of asphyxiation due to hanging.

Her brother James said in a heartbreaking interview with The Sun that online abuse had contributed to his sister’s death.

Critics hit out at Ms Ames, who has starred in around 270 adult films, after she posted a Twitter warning to female actresses about starring in movies with gay porn stars.

Trolls branded the actress “homophobic” and bombarded her with abuse.

She later hit back and said: “NOT homophobic. Most girls don’t shoot with guys who have shot gay porn, for safety.”

She added that she

Read more at: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/august-ames-death-adult-movie-stars-brother-hits-out-at-online-trolls-who-cost-his-baby-sisters-life-a3714271.html

Kidnapped British model: what is the dark web and who are Black Death?

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the past week, you’ll probably have seen the story of Chloe Ayling.

The 20-year-old British model claims that she was lured to a photo shoot in Milan where she was kidnapped. The plan, she says, was to sell her as a sex slave on the so-called dark web by a group calling itself Black Death.

You might find yourself utterly baffled by some of the terms and ideas expressed in reports on the story.

So who are Black Death and what is this dark web?

What is the dark web?

In short, the dark web is an area of the internet that you can’t access through standard search engines.

The term is often used interchangeably with deep web though the two terms do not mean the same thing. The deep web is any website whose contents can’t be accessed through standard search engines by nature.

This might include personal online

Read more at: https://www.verdict.co.uk/kidnapped-british-model-dark-web-black-death-group/

Cyber-bullying may be to blame for teen’s death in Pennsylvania – WTVD

Police in Pennsylvania are investigating the death of a 9th grade girl from Spring-Ford High School. They say bullying may have pushed her to suicide.

A member of her church said, “It is a tragedy that has rocked our community.”

Grief counselors were on hand at Spring-Ford High School where the student attended.

ABC11’s sister-station WPVI was told that, as the news of her death spread, many left school early.

Hundreds gathered to grieve at a nearby church where ministry leaders say the girl volunteered every Sunday to help younger church members.

Melissa Flora of Christ’s Church of the Valley said, “It says how big of a heart she had and how special she is serving God and people around her.”

Police are investigating whether cyber bullying may have driven the girl to take her life.

The victim apparently received a vulgar text from a fellow student that read in part, “no one care about you.”

It’s unclear

Read more at: http://abc11.com/news/cyber-bullying-may-be-to-blame-for-teens-death/1855959/

Cyber-bullying may be to blame for Pa. teen’s death – WLS

Limerick police are investigating the death of a 9th grade girl from Spring-Ford High School. They say bullying may have pushed her to suicide.

A member of her church said, “It is a tragedy that has rocked our community.”

Grief counselors were on hand at Spring-Ford High School where the student attended.

Action News was told that, as the news of her death spread, many left school early.

Hundreds gathered to grieve at a nearby church where ministry leaders say the girl volunteered every Sunday to help younger church members.

Melissa Flora of Christ’s Church of the Valley said, “It says how big of a heart she had and how special she is serving God and people around her.”

Police are investigating whether cyber bullying may have driven the girl to take her life.

The victim apparently received this text from a fellow student. It’s so vulgar we can only show one part which reads “no one

Read more at: http://abc7chicago.com/news/cyber-bullying-may-be-to-blame-for-pa-teens-death/1849224/

Cyber-bullying may be to blame for Pa. teen’s death – ABC7 Chicago – WLS

Limerick police are investigating the death of a 9th grade girl from Spring-Ford High School. They say bullying may have pushed her to suicide.

A member of her church said, “It is a tragedy that has rocked our community.”

Grief counselors were on hand at Spring-Ford High School where the student attended.

Action News was told that, as the news of her death spread, many left school early.

Hundreds gathered to grieve at a nearby church where ministry leaders say the girl volunteered every Sunday to help younger church members.

Melissa Flora of Christ’s Church of the Valley said, “It says how big of a heart she had and how special she is serving God and people around her.”

Police are investigating whether cyber bullying may have driven the girl to take her life.

The victim apparently received this text from a fellow student. It’s so vulgar we can only show one part which reads “no one

Read more at: http://abc7chicago.com/news/cyber-bullying-may-be-to-blame-for-pa-teens-death/1849224/

Cyber-bullying may be to blame for Pa. teen’s death Cyber-bullying may be to blame for teen’s death in Montco – WLS

Limerick police are investigating the death of a 9th grade girl from Spring-Ford High School. They say bullying may have pushed her to suicide.

A member of her church said, “It is a tragedy that has rocked our community.”

Grief counselors were on hand at Spring-Ford High School where the student attended.

Action News was told that, as the news of her death spread, many left school early.

Hundreds gathered to grieve at a nearby church where ministry leaders say the girl volunteered every Sunday to help younger church members.

Melissa Flora of Christ’s Church of the Valley said, “It says how big of a heart she had and how special she is serving God and people around her.”

Police are investigating whether cyber bullying may have driven the girl to take her life.

The victim apparently received this text from a fellow student. It’s so vulgar we can only show one part which reads “no one

Read more at: http://abc7chicago.com/news/cyber-bullying-may-be-to-blame-for-pa-teens-death/1849224/